Coronavirus and Urgent Care

Our Commitment to You During COVID-19 and Always: With the worldwide concern over the new coronavirus COVID-19 we want to let you know about the steps we are taking at OneSource Healthcare to ensure your health and safety while in our office. First, we are monitoring the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) for information updates for Healthcare Professionals to remain up-to-date … Read More

Our Favorite Weight Management Apps

Managing your weight is almost as hard as starting the process itself. You try to make better food choices and live a healthier lifestyle, but sometimes the pounds find a way to creep back on. Luckily, there are several weight management apps to help you stay on track! MyFitnessPal Considered to be the granddaddy of all weight management apps, MyFitnessPal … Read More

Common Back to School Injuries

School is just around the corner and with it comes heavier traffic, new excitement and increased chances for injuries. Many back to school injuries for children actually occur at school. Children become overwhelmed with the excitement of seeing their friends again daily, new teachers and fresh starts. This excitement tends to push rules and safety to the back of their … Read More

How to Protect Children from Hand, Foot and Mouth Disease

    Hand, Foot and Mouth Disease, also known as HFMD, is most common in children under the age of 5. At this time there is no vaccine to prevent against contracting HFMD, but researchers are working on developing vaccinations. Because HFMD is very painful beginning with sores in the throat area, of course, you want to prevent getting this … Read More

What to do if You Think You’re Having an Allergic Reaction

      Have you ever suffered from an allergic reaction? Are you aware of what an allergic reaction is? An allergic reaction occurs when your body’s system identifies a substance as harmful, even though it isn’t. These substances, also known as allergens, can be caused by food, medication, or the environment. When you come into contact with these allergens, … Read More

Stomach Bug or Food Poisoning, Know The Differences.

Feeling sick to your stomach always makes people feel uneasy. Most people search for the cause. The Stomach Bug and Food Poisoning are the most common factors for a stomach virus. They share a lot of the same symptoms, including vomiting, diarrhea, fever, and muscle aches. So how can you tell the difference? Food Poisoning Food poisoning is caused from … Read More

Tips for Protecting Your Skin in the Sun

With summer here outdoor activities are on the rise. Longer days and shiny rays welcome these lazier dog days. Here on the Gulf Coast the beach is a weekend staple. Add to that list more gardening, boating and backyard fun. One item One Source wants to help you keep off of that list is sun damage.   Here are tips … Read More

Are you ready for allergy season?

The dreary winter months are behind us. Longer Spring and Summer days are here.  This means more outdoor activities for most people. Whether it be sports, barbeques, yard work or beach time the season is here.  But for the millions of people suffering from outdoor seasonal allergies that type of fun is not always on the calendar. Here in the … Read More

Baby steps: 3 child poison prevention tips

Kids do the darndest things. But did you know a child under the age of six experiences an accidental poisoning every 14 minutes? If we think like a toddler, it’s not hard to see. Small children love to put things in their mouths. Many of these items look pretty, too. While this is to persuade us as consumers to buy, … Read More

Urgent Care Myths Debunked

Emergency rooms are becoming more and more crowded as time goes on, in turn making urgent cares a popular alternative. However, although the number of people receiving treatment from an urgent care has increased, there are still some misconceptions about them. Let’s get those myths debunked! Check out some common urgent care myths that are 100% not true below.   … Read More